Beccles

Outings

Social Events Secretary Irene Squirrell

Holidays

Arctic Cruise 18 March 2020 - 29 March 2020 - Wintertime Norway Cruise
Departing from Newcastle on Wednesday afternoon, you will have 2 days cruising on Fred Olsen's Balmoral before arriving in Narvik. Your Arctic cruise will call at Alta, Tromso and Bodo before returning to Newcastle. Please look at the poster to the right of this page for more information.

Interior Twin Room £999.00 per person
Ocean View Twin Room £1,349.00 per person
Superior Ocean View Twin Room £1,499.00 per person
Superior Suite with Balcony£2,799.00 per person
Interior Single Room£1,759.00 per person

You and your luggage will be picked up from your front door! What could be easier than that?

PLEASE NOTE This cruising holiday is NOT backed by the U3A. You will have to arrange your own insurance. On the plus side, as it is not backed by the U3A, you take a non-U3A friend or partner with you.

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Lincoln Coach Tour 23-25 April 2020 - Lincolnshire, Landed Gentry and Liquor Coach Tour - £299 per person and no single supplement
You will be staying at the Brayford Marina DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels in Lincoln overlooking the waterfront and with stunning views across the city. With several excursions to local Stately Homes and the Belvoir Brewery, enjoy this fabulous Spring break .

PLEASE NOTE This holiday is NOT backed by the U3A. You will have to arrange your own insurance. On the plus side, as it is not backed by the U3A, you take a non-U3A friend or partner with you.

If you are interested in either of these holidays, please contact Irene Squirrell.

2020 Outings

Raveningham Gardens for the Snow drops Postponed Unfortunately this trip had to be abandoned due to the weather however Irene is hoping to re-arrange it, so watch this space. If you are interested in joining the outing, let Irene know as there are spaces available in the cars going.
Car Share - £8 per person
Meet and Greet 15 min Talk. Tea/Coffee and Cake entrance to Gardens, Church and Parkland

Museum of Power, near Maldon Essex - 20th March 2020 £35 per person
Price incudes entry, guided tour plus a 2 course lunch and coach.

Kersey Mill, near Hadleigh - 7th April 2020 - £20 per person
Includes entry, tea/coffee and cake and coach

Waveney Stardust - 24th April 2020 - £16.50 per person
Enjoy watching the season's change on our beautiful, local River Waveney

Fairhaven Gardens - 11th May 2020 - £30 per person
Boat trips are available at £3 per head to be booked on the day
Includes Primula Guided tour and Cream tea plus a Primula to take home

Waveney Stardust - 29th May 2020 - £16.50 per person
Enjoy watching the season's change on our beautiful, local River Waveney

Wimpole Hall Estate Hall and Gardens - 5th June 2020
National Trust Members - £34 per person for coach only
Non National Trust Members - £50 per person for entrance and coach

Waveney Stardust - 26 June 2020 - £16.50 per person
Enjoy watching the season's change on our beautiful, local River Waveney

Orwell Lady Cruise and afternoon tea - 3 July 2020 - Coach, cruise and cream tea £55 per person
After a morning enjoying Ipswich, join this 3.5 hour cruise down the River Orwell and a delicious afternoon tea.

Waveney Stardust - 18 September 2020 - £16.50 per person
Enjoy watching the season's change on our beautiful, local River Waveney

Waveney Stardust - 16 October 2020 - £16.50 per person
Enjoy watching the season's change on our beautiful, local River Waveney

Thursford Christmas Spectacular - 17 November 2020 - £58 per person. Book early as this sells out extremely quickly.

Impaired Mobility
If you require a wheelchair or have a problem walking, please contact Irene on 01502 713622 or email isquirrell1@aol.com before booking any of the trips. Whilst all the trips are booked with disabled access in mind, there may be some that include uneven terrain, steps or getting on and off coaches and minibuses.

Booking information
A deposit for 20% or £10 (whichever is greater) is required when booking an outing. Bookings must be made using the Beccles U3A Booking Form which can be downloaded and printed here: Booking Form. More information including Terms and Conditions can be found on Visits and Trips Information

Prices are based on 20 people per coach. If less than 20 people book up for the outing, it may be cancelled. On the plus side, if more than 20 people book, the price may be reduced.

If you have any questions please contact the Social Events Secretary by email or call Irene on 713622.